It’s Titanic at the King’s:
Southern Light Opera returns to the King’s Theatre this week with its 120th annual show, a mammoth production of Titanic The Musical that the company hopes will get right into the soul of the tragedy.
Beatles Show goes out on tour:
Edinburgh-based Siege Perilous productions is taking its 2015 EdFringe hit, A Life With The Beatles, out on tour.
Black Dingo bring rare Pinter shorts to Roxy:
In times of great perturbation, when fascism appears to be on the rise, the works of Harold Pinter become ever more relevant.
65th consecutive panto for EPT
When Edinburgh People’s Theatre take to the Church Hill Theatre stage this Friday, 9 December 2016 with Goldilocks and the Three Bears, it will be the company’s 65th consecutive pantomime.
Reid and Toyne double date at Ghillie Dhu:
Natalie Arle-Toyne will join with Edward Reid for a double event of solo performances with a twist at the Ghillie Dhu this Wednesday, 30 November 2016.
Clash of the new-writing nights:
Edinburgh is poised for not one, not two, but three different nights of new writing, running simultaneously this Thursday, 24 November 2016.
Gang Show celebrates Cubs centenary
Edinburgh’s Gang Show is tuning up for its 2016 edition with the usual massed ranks of young singers and performers ready for its six performances at the King’s next week – Tue 15 to Sat 19 November.
Two Cities Community Tale:
The big Touring Consortium Theatre Company production of A Tale of Two Cities opens at the King’s Theatre this week, but unlike most shows coming into the theatre, it won’t just be the touring actors on the stage.
High wire trapeze at Traverse Hothouse:
The Traverse is preparing for its annual Hothouse event, promoting four work-in-progress performances from Edinburgh-based companies, running this week from Tuesday 8 to Friday 11 November 2016.
Edinburgh Horror Fest – first edition:
The inaugural Edinburgh Horror Festival is dragging a quartet of fringe Edinburgh venues down into its netherworld layer for a weekend of devilish theatre, magic, cabaret and comedy from Friday, 28 October 2016.